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Albiness
Albiness Al*bi"ness, n. A female albino. --Holmes.
Albinism
Albinism Al"bi*nism, n. The state or condition of being an albino: abinoism; leucopathy.
Albinistic
Albinistic Al`bi*nis"tic, a. Affected with albinism.
Albino
Albino Al*bi"no (?; 277), n.; pl. Albinos. [Sp. or Pg. albino, orig. whitish, fr. albo white, L. albus.] A person, whether negro, Indian, or white, in whom by some defect of organization the substance which gives color to the skin, hair, and eyes is deficient or in a morbid state. An albino has a skin of a milky hue, with hair of the same color, and eyes with deep red pupil and pink or blue iris. The term is also used of the lower animals, as white mice, elephants, etc.; and of plants in a whitish condition from the absence of chlorophyll. --Amer. Cyc. Note: The term was originally applied by the Portuguese to negroes met with on the coast of Africa, who were mottled with white spots.
Albinoism
Albinoism Al*bi"no*ism, n. The state or condition of being an albino; albinism.
Albinos
Albino Al*bi"no (?; 277), n.; pl. Albinos. [Sp. or Pg. albino, orig. whitish, fr. albo white, L. albus.] A person, whether negro, Indian, or white, in whom by some defect of organization the substance which gives color to the skin, hair, and eyes is deficient or in a morbid state. An albino has a skin of a milky hue, with hair of the same color, and eyes with deep red pupil and pink or blue iris. The term is also used of the lower animals, as white mice, elephants, etc.; and of plants in a whitish condition from the absence of chlorophyll. --Amer. Cyc. Note: The term was originally applied by the Portuguese to negroes met with on the coast of Africa, who were mottled with white spots.
Albinotic
Albinotic Al`bi*not"ic, a. Affected with albinism.
Sinalbin
Sinalbin Sin*al"bin, n. [From L. Sinapis + alba.] (Chem.) A glucoside found in the seeds of white mustard (Brassica alba, formerly Sinapis alba), and extracted as a white crystalline substance.
Veratralbine
Veratralbine Ver`a*tral"bine, n. (Chem.) A yellowish amorphous alkaloid extracted from the rootstock of Veratrum album.

Meaning of Albin from wikipedia

- Albin may refer to: Albin, Wyoming, US Albin Township, Brown County, Minnesota, US Albin, Virginia, US Albin (given name), origin of the name and people...
- Examples of albino laboratory mammals Albinism is the "congenital absence of any pigmentation or coloration in a person, animal or plant, resulting in...
- The Albin Countergambit is a chess opening that begins with the moves: 1. d4 d5 2. c4 e5 and the usual continuation is: 3. dxe5 d4 The opening is an uncommon...
- Albin Ekdal (Swedish pronunciation: [ˈalːbɪn ²eːkdɑːl]; born 28 July 1989) is a Swedish footballer who plays as a midfielder for Serie A side Sampdoria...
- Albinism is a congenital disorder characterized in humans by the complete or partial absence of pigment in the skin, hair and eyes. Albinism is ****ociated...
- Albin (EL-bin) is a masculine Polish, Scandinavian, and Slovenian given name, from the Roman cognate Albinus, derived from the Latin albus, meaning "white"...
- Albin Vega is a 8.25-metre (27.1 ft) sailboat cl**** designed by Per Brohäll and built in about 3,500 copies by Kristinehamn-based Albin Marin during 1966–80...
- Albin Express is a 7.77-metre (25.5 ft) sailboat cl**** designed by Peter Norlin and built in about 1,400 copies. Peter Norlin designed the Albin Express...
- Eleazar Albin (fl. 1690 – c. 1742) was an English naturalist and watercolourist illustrator who wrote and illustrated a number of books including A Natural...
- Adolf Albin (14 September 1848 – 1 February 1920) was a Romanian chess player. He is best known for the countergambit that bears his name and for authoring...
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